Florence Foster Jenkins
Florence Foster Jenkins is a 2016 British-French biographical comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears and written by Nicholas Martin. The film stars Meryl Streep as Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who became an opera singer known for her painful lack of singing skill.
Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Nina Arianda and Rebecca Ferguson also star in the film.
Heiress Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep) longs to become an opera star in 1940s New York, despite possessing a horrible singing voice. With the help and encouragement of her husband (Hugh Grant) and a talented musician (Simon Helberg), she finds a very strange kind of success as a performer and recording artist. Rebecca Ferguson and Nina Arianda co-star. Stephen Frears (Philomena) directed this biopic, which is based on the real-life socialite and opera singer of the same name.
- Directed By: stephen frears
- Written By: nicholas martin
- Starring: meryl streep, hugh grant, simon helberg, rebecca ferguson
- Runtime: 110 Min
- Rating: PG-13
- Genre: Comedy, Drama